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KNOW Annual Retreat – Saturday Jan. 10th, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm at Unity of Kalamazoo

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Please consider this your personal invitation to attend the 2015 Annual Retreat of Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW) on Saturday, January 10th, from 9:30 am until 3:00 pm. This year’s event will be held at the Unity of Kalamazoo church, 1204 Whites Road.  This is halfway between Oakland Drive and Westnedge. We are hoping [...]

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Weekly Vigil for Peace Weekly Vigil for Peace

Weekly Vigil for Peace

KNOW has a vigil for peace every Sunday at noon (and sometimes Tuesdays at 4:30 pm) in front of the Federal Building, corner of Park and Michigan downtown Kalamazoo. This has been ongoing since before the invasion of Iraq, without missing a Sunday.   Please stop by. Find Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War on Facebook.

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Events

KNOW Annual Retreat – Saturday Jan. 10th, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm at Unity of Kalamazoo

KNOW Annual Retreat – Saturday Jan. 10th, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm at Unity of Kalamazoo

Please consider this your personal invitation to attend the 2015 Annual Retreat of Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW) on Saturday, January 10th, from 9:30 am until 3:00 pm. This year’s event will be held at the Unity of Kalamazoo church, 1204 Whites Road.  This is halfway between Oakland Drive and Westnedge. We are hoping [...]

Dec 15, 2014 18:37

Issues

Critical Issues, Alternative Views episode on racism, police violence, and social justice

Watch the youtube video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eoemb_yqdTw

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News from KNOW – Dec. 7, 2014

News from KNOW – Dec. 7, 2014 ** In this Issue – FCNL, StandUpKalamazoo, Drone vigil, COOKIES!!! ———————————————————— Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) is a leader in demanding Congress  lower the Defense budget in favor of human needs. FCNL executive secretary Diane Randall will give a talk in  Kalamazoo on “Keeping Faith in Congress: [...]

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KNOW Annual Retreat – Saturday Jan. 10th, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm at Unity of Kalamazoo

KNOW Annual Retreat – Saturday Jan. 10th, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm at Unity of Kalamazoo

Please consider this your personal invitation to attend the 2015 Annual Retreat of Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW) on Saturday, January 10th, from 9:30 am until 3:00 pm. This year’s event will be held at the Unity of Kalamazoo church, 1204 Whites Road.  This is halfway between Oakland Drive and Westnedge. We are hoping [...]

Critical Issues, Alternative Views episode on racism, police violence, and social justice

Watch the youtube video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eoemb_yqdTw

2014 Election Analysis

2014 Election Analysis

Watch the youtube video here: http://youtu.be/TT7O8RQ4qr8

Keeping Faith in Congress: Building Peace at Home and Abroad

Keeping Faith in Congress:  Building Peace at Home and Abroad

Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) Executive Secretary Diane Randall (from  Washington D.C.) will speak on Keeping Faith in Congress:  Building Peace at Home and Abroad Saturday, December 13, 2014 10:30 am. -12:30 pm. Kalamazoo Friends Meeting 508 Denner Street  (corner of Jefferson, off Douglas St.) Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006 Light refreshments will be served. Open [...]

Ground the Drones! Saturday Nov. 8, 2014 1:00 pm

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Ground the Drones!Join us in Battle Creek at the gates of the National Guard base   Saturday, November 8, 2014 1:00pm-2:00pm While unmanned aerial drones are touted as a safe, accurate and low-cost means of waging the war on terror, the truth is that they are responsible for hundreds of civilian deaths, the terrorizing of [...]

Kalamazoo Interfaith Coalition for Peace and Justice statement

Kalamazoo Interfaith Coalition for Peace and Justice Resolution on Gaza The Kalamazoo Interfaith Coalition speaks from its long established vision of peace and justice. We believe that silence at this stage contributes to acts of violence as the human tragedy in Gaza screams to the conscience of all the people of the world, if not [...]

Peace with justice in Gaza – commentary by Daniel Smith

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Regarding Israel’s attack on Gaza, often one hears in the media the following justification: “No country in the world would put up with rockets being shot at you, what if Mexico shot rockets at Austin, Texas (or pick a U.S. city) would you stand idly by?  This is self-defense.” I propose that the following analogy [...]

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Friday, August 1, 2014 vigil to end bloodshed in Gaza

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Friday, 8/1/14 vigil to end bloodshed in Gaza! Friday, August 1 2014, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Kalamazoo Federal Building, corner of Park and Michigan, downtown Kalamazoo We must raise our voices to stop the massacre of civilians in Gaza. Stop US military aid to Israel. Stop the illegal settlements and blockade of Gaza and [...]

Love in the age of dying icebergs

“Love in the age of dying icebergs” a poem by Jessica Clark I wonder if we will love as we have always loved, as geologic structures slip into the sea solidity crumbling, islands swallowed by the sea. There are peaks and valleys, whole mountain ranges on the verge of eruption just beneath our feet, from [...]